Irrigation Controller

  • Full Time
  • Hermanus, Overberg

Gumtree User

Irrigation Controller / Manager – R10K & Housing
Our client based in Stanford requires an on-site Irrigation Manager to plan and coordinate the irrigation schedules. Further responsibilities would be to inspect, repair and maintain the irrigation system on an intensive farming operation.
We are looking for someone who is confident, thrives in challenging environments, and who is keen to take responsibility and ownership of the role and become a key member of a farm management team.
The role is on-site and accommodation will be provided for. This includes water and electricity.
Requirements:
 2-3 years’ experience
 MS Office Suite proficient
 Driver’s license and PDP
Duties:
 Oversee and maintain all irrigation infrastructure
 Develop and execute all irrigation schedule programs
 Manage and take responsibility for weather database
 Execute all fertilization and other chemical injections
 Collect, analyse and record irrigating data
 Conduct uniformity, spade and pressure tests
 Manage stock
 Daily, weekly, quarterly, and annual Reporting